Mechanical Design Engineer – Conveyors and Materials Handling

Sapcote Engineering, Leicester, LE9 6TW
Posted 11 months ago

Sapcote Engineering is part of i³ Group Solutions Ltd

Are you a skilled Mechanical Design Engineer with a passion for creating innovative solutions in the field of platforms and conveyors? If you thrive in a dynamic and collaborative environment and have a proven track record in designing mechanical systems, we have the perfect opportunity for you.

Who You Are:

As a Mechanical Design Engineer at Sapcote Engineering, you are a creative problem solver with expertise in designing conveyor systems, materials handling solutions and platforms. With 3-5 years of experience in mechanical design, your acquired knowledge and experience will ensure that your designs are not only cost-effective but also reliable and maintainable. Your proficiency in 3D CAD software, preferably Autodesk Inventor, allows you to bring your ideas to life in detailed and accurate designs.

Why Join Us:

As a Mechanical Design Engineer at Sapcote Engineering, you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects, designing cutting-edge solutions in the field of conveyor systems and materials handling. You will collaborate with a talented team of professionals and contribute to our company’s success. We offer a supportive and inclusive work environment, competitive compensation and benefits packages including health insurance, death in service (2x salary), 4% employer matched pension and 25 days holiday, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development.

Where You Fit In:

As the Mechanical Design Engineer, you will play a crucial role in our engineering team, designing and developing conveyor systems and materials handling solutions. You will be responsible for creating mechanical solutions that meet project requirements, ensuring cost effectiveness, reliability, and maintainability. Your designs will contribute to the success of our projects, providing efficient and safe solutions for our clients.


In this role, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and developing conveyor systems and materials handling solutions that meet project requirements.
  • Creating mechanical designs that are cost-effective, reliable, and maintainable.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of mechanical designs into larger projects.
  • Conducting feasibility studies and providing technical support during the development phase.
  • Generating detailed drawings and specifications using 3D CAD software, preferably Autodesk Inventor.
  • Performing analysis and testing of mechanical designs to validate their performance and functionality.
  • Collaborating with manufacturing teams to ensure smooth production and assembly processes.
  • Staying up to date with industry trends, new technologies, and best practices in mechanical design.

Qualifications and Experience:

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • 3-5 years of experience in mechanical design with a focus on conveyor systems, materials handling, and platforms.
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD software, preferably Autodesk Inventor.
  • A solid understanding of mechanical engineering principles and design standards.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • A bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or a related field (preferred).

How to Apply:

If you are ready to take on this exciting opportunity as a Mechanical Design Engineer – Platforms & Materials Handling, we would love to hear from you. Submit your application today, including your CV highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your application and potentially welcoming you to our team.

Please email to: [email protected]

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